Annotation

This is the deluxe version of the album; it is accompanied by a DVD. There is also a "standard" version.


Current uncreatable relations:

  • All 'composed by' track ARs are 'written by' credits in the booklet
  • Track 21 'I Walk Alone (In Extremo remix)' mastered at Principal Studios
  • Produced and Executive produced by Daniel Presley (currently only stored as 'produced by')
  • Mixed at Remote Control Productions, Santa Monica, USA
  • Recording Engineer Doug Cook
  • Assistant Mix Engineer Matt Ward (currently stored as 'additionally engineered by')
  • Additional Recording Engineers Dani Castelar, Noel Zancanella, Thiago Bianchi, Helge van Dyk, Felix Gauder
  • Orchestral and Choir Recording Engineer Milan Jilek (currently stored as 'engineered by')
  • Orchestral and Choir Assistant Recording Engineer Cenda Kottzmann (currently stored as 'additionally engineered by')
  • Recorded at Grouse Lodge Studios, Westmeath, Ireland; Can del Sol, Ibiza, Spain; The Village, West Los Angeles, USA; Petrax Studio, Hollola, Finland; Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic; Finnvox Studios, Helsinki, Finland; Remote Control Productions, Santa Monica, USA; Fusão Estúdios, San Paulo, Brazil; Sound Development AG, Zurich, Swiss; Jojo Music Studios, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Mastered at Marcussen Mastering, Hollywood, USA
  • Ambient Music Design & Electronic Arrangements by Mel Wesson
  • Orchestral and Choir Arrangements composed by James Dooley (currently stored as 'additionally composed by')
  • Orchestral and Choir Arrangements performed by Czech Film Orchestra and Choir
  • Orchestra Conductor Jiří Kubík
  • Choir conductor Jan Brych
Annotation last modified on 2009-01-04 19:20 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Ite, missa est 4.35 0:27
2 I Walk Alone 4 3:53
3 Lost Northern Star 5 4:23
4 Seeking for the Reign 5 0:59
5 The Reign 5 4:08
6 The Escape of the Doll 5 0:33
7 My Little Phoenix 5 4:03
8 Die Alive 4.5 4:05
9 Boy and the Ghost 5 4:37
10 Sing for Me 4 4:16
11 Oasis 5 5:11
12 Poison 3.5 4:02
13 Our Great Divide 5 5:06
14 Sunset 5 0:36
15 Damned and Divine 4:29
16 Ciarán's Well 5 3:37
17 Minor Heaven 5 4:01
18 Calling Grace 3:07
19 Damned Vampire & Gothic Divine 5:01
20 I Walk Alone (artist version) 4:23
21 I Walk Alone (In Extremo remix) 4:32

Credits

CD 1

additional keyboard:
Kid Crazy (track 10)
additional assistant recording engineer:
Cenda Kottzmann (tracks 1–21)
additional background vocals:
Daniel Presley (track 12)
Toni Turunen (track 12)
Tea Tähtinen (track 12)
additional recording engineer:
Milan Jilek (tracks 1–21)
assistant mixer:
Matt Ward (UK based songwriter, record producer and remixer) (tracks 1–21)
co-producer:
Jim Dooley (composer) (track 13)
composer:
Christel Sundberg (track 10)
Angela Heldmann (tracks 4–5, 14–15, 19)
Ruud Houweling (tracks 6–7)
Kid Crazy (track 10)
Michelle Leonard (tracks 3, 18)
Mattias Lindblom (tracks 1–2, 8–9, 13, 17, 20–21)
Tracy Lipp (track 10)
Kiko Masbaum (tracks 3, 18)
Harry Sommerdahl (tracks 1–2, 20–21)
Torsten Stenzel (tracks 4–5, 14–15, 19)
Hanne Sørvaag (Norway Country) (tracks 8, 13)
Tarja Turunen (tracks 3–5, 8–9, 11, 13–15, 18–19)
Anders Wollbeck (tracks 1–2, 8–9, 13, 17, 20–21)
Adrian Dimitri Andrew Zagoritis (tracks 4–5, 14–15, 19)
Michiel van Zundert (tracks 6–7)
Alexander Jonsson (track 9)
Jessika Lundström (track 9)
Anine Stang (track 9)
conductor:
Jiří Kubík (tracks 1–21)
lyricist:
Angela Heldmann (track 5)
Mattias Lindblom (track 9)
Torsten Stenzel (track 5)
Tarja Turunen (tracks 5, 9, 11)
Anders Wollbeck (track 9)
Alexander Jonsson (track 9)
Jessika Lundström (track 9)
Anine Stang (track 9)
mastering:
mixer:
Slamm Andrews (tracks 1–21)
orchestra:
Czech Film Orchestra (tracks 1–21)
producer:
Daniel Presley (tracks 1–21)
recording engineer:
Doug Cook (tracks 1–21)
remixer:
In Extremo (track 21)
writer:
Desmond Child (track 12)
Alice Cooper (the musician Vincent Damon Furnier) (track 12)
Michelle Leonard (track 16)
John McCurry (track 12)
Alex Scholpp (track 16)
Tarja Turunen (track 16)
Doug Wimbish (track 16)
publisher:
Casablanca (label that Tommy Mottola founded circa 2003, part of UMG) (track 5)
Desmobile Inc. (track 12)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 12)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 12)
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”) (track 12)
Universal Music Publishing AB (Sweden) (track 9)
Universal Music Publishing GmbH (tracks 5, 9, 11, 16)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 5)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 12)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 12)
Ezra Music Corp. (1989 –) (track 12)
Kat and Mouse Music (1989 –) (track 12)
SBK April Music Inc. (1989 – ????) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Poison (track 12)
recording of:
Boy and the Ghost (track 9)
Calling Grace (track 18)
Ciarán’s Well (track 16)
Damned and Divine (track 15)
Die Alive (track 8)
I Walk Alone (tracks 2, 20–21)
Ite, missa est (track 1)
Lost Northern Star (track 3)
Minor Heaven (track 17)
My Little Phoenix (track 7)
Oasis (track 11)
Our Great Divide (track 13)
Sing for Me (track 10)
Sunset (track 14)
The Reign (track 5)

Release

design/illustration:Dirk Rudolph
photography:Jens Boldt
executive producer:Daniel Presley
additional recording engineer:Thiago Bianchi
Dani Castelar
Helge van Dyk (producer, recorder, mixer)
Felix Gauder
Noel Zancanella
keyboard programming:Torsten Stenzel
orchestrator:Dana Niu
mastering:Louie Teran
bass guitar:Doug Wimbish
electric guitar:Alex Scholpp
guest acoustic guitar:Kiko Loureiro
guest cello and electric cello:Martin Tillman
guest piano:Izumi Kawakatsu
guest violin:Lili Haydn
keyboard:Torsten Stenzel
membranophone:Earl Harvin
chorus master:Jan Brych
background vocals and lead vocals:Tarja Turunen
choir vocals:Czech Film Choir (associated with the Czech Film Orchestra, Prague)
vocals arranger:Jim Dooley (composer)

Release Group

artist & repertoire support:Daniel Pieper
Wikipedia:en: My Winter Storm [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/12863 [info]
Wikidata:Q1129790 [info]